Category Archives: News & Announcements

Check Out NRPT’s Community Support Page

NRPT understands the importance of a strong community. Our Community Support page highlights the local organizations we’ve given financial support to throughout the year. Go to the About tab on our main page and select Community Support from the dropdown menu. Follow the links to find out information on these deserving organizations. If you know aContinue Reading

NRPT’s Paul Thormahlen Goes The Extra Mile

Our own Paul Thormahlen traveled to Colorado recently to participate in the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike race. The race is 100 miles across the extreme terrain of the Colorado Rockies. The race starts at an elevation of 10,152 feet and climbs to 12,612 feet. Paul finished the race in 8 hours 41 minutes. OutContinue Reading

NRPT Now Offers Intramuscular Stimulation (aka Dry Needling)

BY JOCELYN HEAD, DPT – Physical Therapist at NRPT What is Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS)? IMS is a treatment for myofascial trigger point pain that uses a fine gauge monofilament needle attached to a plunger device. How does it work? The IMS needle works similarly to a reflex hammer used to stimulate a knee-jerk; the hammerContinue Reading

2016 NRPT Scholarship Winner is Brenna DeMarois

Northern Rockies Physical Therapy (NRPT) is proud to announce Brenna DeMarois as the 2016 Northern Rockies Physical Therapy Scholarship recipient. She is a graduating senior at Sentinel High School and plans to attend Montana Tech and study Biological Sciences. DeMarois initially planned to study hydrology in college, but an internship with Garden City Harvest workingContinue Reading

Maegan Dills shows off her Northern Rockies Physical Therapy t-shirt at the South Pole!

We can help you get back out there even if “there” is the southernmost point on Earth.Continue Reading

Back to School: The Cross Country Edition!

Northern Rockies Physical Therapy’s, Kristin Green, DPT, OCS and Annie Boal, DPT, recently visited the Big Sky High School Cross Country Team to present exercises and information about common running injuries, running mechanics, injury prevention, and running performance enhancement.     Kristin and Annie met with several members of the team following the presentation toContinue Reading

Summer Camp with Jen and Rachael!

Each summer presents the opportunity for hundreds of girls to visit the University of Montana and attend the Lady Griz Volleyball and Basketball camps.  For many years, Northern Rockies Physical Therapy has had the pleasure to provide information on injury prevention, strength training, dynamic warm-up, and sport-specific training at these camps.  This year, Jen and Rachael got toContinue Reading

Now That You’re Back Out There…

Now that you’re all recovered and our expert physical therapists have helped you Get Back Out There, what’s next? Many of our patients get right back on their bikes or skis. Some get right back to playing basketball and football. A few even jump on airplanes and travel the world! *** Skye Everett first cameContinue Reading

2015 NRPT Scholarship Awarded to Sentinel Senior

Northern Rockies Physical Therapy (NRPT) is proud to announce Sentinel High School Graduate, Sydney Pasternak, as the 2015 Northern Rockies Physical Therapy Scholarship recipient. As a local business, NRPT understands the importance of giving back to the community. With many graduates, including Pasternak, planning to pursue higher education this fall, Northern Rockies Physical Therapy providesContinue Reading

Jennifer Helmer Returns from Annual Meeting for the American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT)

I have returned from Boston, MA!  This is the first conference that I have attended that was in conjunction with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand.  I did enjoy the dual event. There were a variety of topics presented, ranging from: new research, legislative issues, surgical procedures and short/long term therapy implications, evidenceContinue Reading